School of Education Transfer Admission Requirements

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

Elementary Education, Special Education and Physical Education (K-12) Admission Requirements

  • Have an Aurora University minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75 to be considered. Special Education majors must have a 3.0 grade point average in their education courses.
  • Pass the Test for Academic Proficiency*. Student may be waived out of the Test for Academic Proficiency with either a composite score of 22 on the ACT plus Writing or a score of 1030 on the SAT.
  • Pass a criminal background check and finger printing in Kane County.
  • Receive a negative result for a tuberculosis test.

Secondary Education (biology, English, mathematics and social studies) Admission Requirements

  • Have a 3.0 grade point average in major courses.
  • Pass the Test for Academic Proficiency*. Student may be waived out of the Test for Academic Proficiency with either a composite score of 22 on the ACT plus Writing or a score of 1030 on the SAT.
  • Pass a criminal background check and finger printing in Kane County.
  • Receive a negative result for a tuberculosis test.


*Test for Academic Proficiency

Students may take the Test for Academic Proficiency. You can find more information at:  www.icts.nesinc.com.

Students need to pass all four parts of the Test for Academic Proficiency in five attempts.

Athletic Training Admission Requirements

Aurora University's Athletic Training program is very competitive.  Please contact Oscar Krieger, Program Director, at 630-844-4224 or okrieger@aurora.edu to learn more about the admission requirements.


Important Dates

If enrolling for fall classes all School of Education requirements need to be completed by July 15th.

If enrolling for spring classes all School of Education requirements need to be completed by December 15th.

If you have questions about transferring into the School of Education, please contact Barbara McCarthy at 630-844-4648 or bmccarth@aurora.edu.

 

Open House and Visit Days
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Saturday, November 08, 2014
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Contact us

Office of Admission and Financial Aid

Eckhart Hall 201
347 S. Gladstone Ave.
Aurora, IL 60506
630-844-5533
800-742-5281
630-844-6191 (fax)
admission@aurora.edu